BBC News – Country Profiles
Canadian International Council
Countries of the World
Countries of the World: Country Reports
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
Country Studies – Federal Research Division, Library of Congress
Human Development Reports
International Crisis Group
Current news, maps, recent photographs, etc.
Country background from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner on Human Rights (OHCHR).
Pan American Health Organization
Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection
Population Reference Bureau
This annual statistics sheet provides a wealth of population, demographic and health statistics for many countries in the world.
The World Factbook
UNdata Country Profile
This site provides summary, economic, social, and environmental statistics from the United Nations Statistics Division.
UNICEF: Information by Country and Programme
U.S. Department of State
See Country Profiles
Visual Geography Series
World Health Organization: Countries